Navy P-8 Poseidon visits Tyndall

TYNDALL AIR FORCE BASE, Fla. -- Royal Canadian Air Force BGen Alain Pelletier, Continental U.S. Aerospace Defense Region Deputy Commander, climbs the stairs to board a Navy P-8A Poseidon aircraft from Naval Air Station Jacksonville here for static display Dec. 15. The aircraft is the Navy’s newest addition to its anti-submarine & intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance platforms.  It’s the replacement for the P-3 Orion legacy aircraft, which in the past has proven valuable to the Air Forces Northern organization for the incident awareness and assessment portion of Defense Support of Civil Authorities missions. (Air Force Photo Released/Mary McHale)

TYNDALL AIR FORCE BASE, Fla. -- Royal Canadian Air Force BGen Alain Pelletier, Continental U.S. Aerospace Defense Region Deputy Commander, climbs the stairs to board a Navy P-8A Poseidon aircraft from Naval Air Station Jacksonville here for static display Dec. 15. The aircraft is the Navy’s newest addition to its anti-submarine & intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance platforms. It’s the replacement for the P-3 Orion legacy aircraft, which in the past has proven valuable to the Air Forces Northern organization for the incident awareness and assessment portion of Defense Support of Civil Authorities missions. (Air Force Photo Released/Mary McHale)

TYNDALL AIR FORCE BASE, Fla. -- Royal Canadian Air Force BGen Alain Pelletier, Continental U.S. Aerospace Defense Region Deputy Commander, center, and CDRE.  Anthony Corapi, Commander Patrol and Reconnaissance Wing ELEVEN Commander (right), listen as Cmdr. John Weidner, VP-45 commanding officer, makes a point about the Navy P-8A Poseiden during a tour of the aircraft Dec. 15 here. The aircraft is the Navy’s newest addition to its anti-submarine & intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance platforms.  It’s the replacement for the P-3 Orion legacy aircraft, which in the past has proven valuable to the Air Forces Northern organization for the incident awareness and assessment portion of Defense Support of Civil Authorities missions. (Air Force Photo Released/Mary McHale)

TYNDALL AIR FORCE BASE, Fla. -- Royal Canadian Air Force BGen Alain Pelletier, Continental U.S. Aerospace Defense Region Deputy Commander, center, and Capt. Anthony Corapi, Commander Patrol and Reconnaissance Wing ELEVEN Commanding Officer (right), listen as Cmdr. John Weidner, VP-45 commanding officer, makes a point about the Navy P-8A Poseiden during a tour of the aircraft Dec. 15 here. The aircraft is the Navy’s newest addition to its anti-submarine & intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance platforms. It’s the replacement for the P-3 Orion legacy aircraft, which in the past has proven valuable to the Air Forces Northern organization for the incident awareness and assessment portion of Defense Support of Civil Authorities missions. (Air Force Photo Released/Mary McHale)

TYNDALL AIR FORCE BASE, Fla.--  Here is the Navy’s P-8A Poseidon aircraft, the newest addition to its anti-submarine & intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance platforms, in flight. It’s the replacement  for the P-3 Orion legacy aircraft, which in the past has proven valuable to the Air Forces Northern organization for the incident awareness and assessment portion of Defense Support of Civil Authorities missions. (Courtesy Navy Photo Released)

TYNDALL AIR FORCE BASE, Fla.-- Here is the Navy’s P-8A Poseidon aircraft, the newest addition to its anti-submarine & intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance platforms, in flight. It’s the replacement for the P-3 Orion legacy aircraft, which in the past has proven valuable to the Air Forces Northern organization for the incident awareness and assessment portion of Defense Support of Civil Authorities missions. (Courtesy Navy Photo Released)

TYNDALL AIR FORCE BASE, Fla. -- Royal Canadian Air Force BGen Alain Pelletier, Continental U.S. Aerospace Defense Region Deputy Commander, presents his coin to CDRE. Anthony Corapi, Commander Patrol and Reconnaissance Wing ELEVEN Commander, after a tour of the P-8A Poseidon aircraft from Naval Air Station Jacksonville here for static display Dec. 15. The aircraft is the Navy’s newest addition to its anti-submarine & intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance platforms.  It’s the replacement for the P-3 Orion legacy aircraft, which in the past has proven valuable to the Air Forces Northern organization for the incident awareness and assessment portion of Defense Support of Civil Authorities missions. (Air Force Photo released/Mary McHale)

TYNDALL AIR FORCE BASE, Fla. -- Royal Canadian Air Force BGen Alain Pelletier, Continental U.S. Aerospace Defense Region Deputy Commander, presents his coin to Capt. Anthony Corapi, Commander Patrol and Reconnaissance Wing ELEVEN Commanding Officer, after a tour of the P-8A Poseidon aircraft from Naval Air Station Jacksonville here for static display Dec. 15. The aircraft is the Navy’s newest addition to its anti-submarine & intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance platforms. It’s the replacement for the P-3 Orion legacy aircraft, which in the past has proven valuable to the Air Forces Northern organization for the incident awareness and assessment portion of Defense Support of Civil Authorities missions. (Air Force Photo released/Mary McHale)